“I’m not a film star, I am an actress. Being a film star is such a false life, lived for fake values and for publicity.” Vivien Leigh

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  1. September 2, 2017

    Good call, Vickie!
    Best wishes, Pete.

  2. September 2, 2017

    Remember I once mentioned Tamara Tchinarova whose husband Vivian tried to steal? She died two days ago in her late 90’s!

    • September 4, 2017

      I remember! Loved her book, thank you for the recommendation…and also “Dancer” about Nureyev…fabulous!

  3. September 3, 2017

    I am being subversive…..by making a comment here but I like the reminder in your next post that politicians are responsible to people, and that people can/should think and act. We have elections this month in New Zealand. A lot of people are not enrolled to vote, and many people who are enrolled don’t vote. Not a good state of affairs.

    • September 4, 2017

      I’m so glad you did. I was being overly cautious about that post. In the past whenever I got vaguely political I would get the oddest, most antagonist, comments—but I think they were written by bots—as the syntax was peculiar and the spelling was way off.
      I hope the state of affairs everywhere improves! xox, V

      • September 4, 2017

        Hope so. And, hopefully, the disaster in and around Houston, will make certain people realise there are more important things in life than border walls.

      • September 5, 2017

        I have to steel myself before I look at news now, and this morning, in terms of immigration it was horrible. callous, etc. The damage this administration is doing is frightening.

      • September 5, 2017

        It’s very sad.

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